Walking With Shadows (Feature Film, 2018)
In Lagos, Nigeria, Ebele Njoko has been running all his life.
A search for acceptance and love from his family, has led him to recreate himself as Adrian Njoko, respected father, husband, and brother. Suddenly, Adrian’s past and secrets have caught up with him and his world soon begins to crumble as he frantically tries to control the growing ripple effect of a revelation. Walking With Shadows is adapted from Jude Dibia’s 2005 book of the same title, which was awarded Sweden’s Natur och Kultur Prize. It stars Ozzy Agu and Zainab Balogun.
Director: Aoife O’Kelly
DoP: Gerard Puigmal
Produced by: Funmi Iyanda, Victor Lambert, Olumide Makanjuola, Xeenah Mohammed, Victoria Adams, Oya Media
Official Selection BFI London Film Festival 2019